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Aleksander Laszenko

 (1883 - 1944)
Aleksander Laszenko was active/lived in Poland.  Aleksander Laszenko is known for Orientalist painting.

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Aleksander Laszenko


Alexander Laszenko (Anton√≥wka 1883 - 1944 Wloclawek) was a painter and a traveler.  He studied painting in St. Petersburg (1901-1904).  After graduating from the officer's school in St. Petersburg (1904) he served in the artillery units Leib-Guard.  He traveled a lot - in 1897/98 he was in Egypt, which truly fascinated him.  He returned there many times, also traveled to Algeria, Morocco, Tunis, Palestine and Jordan.  In the years 1903-1909, he traveled around the world, also visited the European countries.  In 1918 he settled permanently in Poland - first in Wola Pine, and later in Wloclawek. Then he devoted himself completely to painting.

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About  Aleksander Laszenko

Born:  1883
Died:   1944
Known for:  Orientalist painting